Ancient Treasures

When this arrived recently it was like unlocking a box of ancient treasures! I’m a total geek for discovering the history and significance behind essential oils, so to have in my collection these oils that have been used for centuries 🤯 it blows my mind! 

Out of all the doTERRA Holiday Products that arrived this season, this Ancient Oils Collection feels like a precious gift, a rare find, a piece of history… 

💧Myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) 5mL: Ancient records show that Myrrh was deemed so valuable that at times it was valued at its weight in gold. Myrrh has been used throughout history in perfumes and religious ceremonies, and for its internal and external health benefits. 

💧Frankincense (Boswellia carterii, Boswellia sacra, Boswellia papyrifera, Boswellia frereana) 5mL: In addition to its notoriety in the New Testament, the Babylonians and Assyrians would burn Frankincense in religious ceremonies. The ancient Egyptians used Frankincense resin in everything from perfume to salves for soothing skin. 

💧Galbanum (Ferula galbaniflua) 5mL: Egyptians used Galbanum for incense and embalming. The Roman and Greek civilizations used it in beauty products and perfume. Hippocrates used it for its many benefits. Galbanum was even mentioned in the Bible. 

💧Hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis) 5mL: Hyssop, a member of mint family, was regarded by both the Greeks and the Hebrews as a sacred herb. It is mentioned several times in the Old Testament and is known as one of oldest herbs used by human beings. 

💧Cistus (Cistus ladaniferus) 5mL: Also known as Rock Rose, Sun Rose, Rose of Sharon, and Labdanum, use of Cistus for perfume and incense was known in Biblical times. For centuries, Cistus has been used during meditation and for various health benefits. 

💧Common Myrtle (Myrtus communis) 5mL: Common Myrtle, also known as Corsican pepper, has been used for thousands of years as a symbol of love, honor, happiness, and generosity. Its benefits were well known as early as 600 B.C. In the Bible, it was used in purification ceremonies. 

The Ancient Oils Collection is available for a limited time, while it lasts!

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